The pharmaceutical industry is awaiting major industry defining changes. A need for more personalised, preventative medicines requires profound changes to the supply chain and ultimately the industry's shipping channels. So what will these changes be and how can you be prepared for them?
Increasing concerns about the pharmaceuticals industry's impact on the environment are leading to initiatives for change. The move towards sustainability focuses particularly on the use of packaging during transportation. So what can the industry do to reduce the waste produced in shipping?
Plastic shipping pallets provide a number of benefits to the supply chain. Alongside their lightweight and recyclable features, they are also the most durable, long lasting pallets on the market. So how long is the lifespan of plastic pallets and can the initial price be offset by longevity gains?
Further reductions to tariffs on China-Australia wine exports mean that 2018 is likely to be another boom year for vineyard trade. But with cargo that's dense and prone to spilling, long haul shipments become tricky. Could plastic pallets be the key to the successful wine export in 2018?
It's no secret that Amazon's arrival in Australia has created new challenges for the retail industry; but in the wake of increased speculation it seems that the online giant's shipping and supply chain prowess may cause issues for the pharmaceutical industry.
Plastic shipping pallets come with a whole host of benefits during their lifetime, but how do you deal with them once this is over? Find out more about the process of recycling plastic pallets and the business benefits that are on offer for those who do.